Daily Archives: September 23, 2019

John Legend, Hafsat Abiola, and Gloria Steinem Selected as Honorees for National Civil Rights Museum’s Freedom Award

Award recipients join Oprah Winfrey, the Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela, Stevie Wonder and others on the list of changemakers during the 28th annual event Memphis, TN, USA, Sept. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — JOHN LEGEND, HAFSAT ABIOLA, and GLORIA STEINEM are the honorees selected

John Legend, Hafsat Abiola, and Gloria Steinem Selected as Honorees for National Civil Rights Museum’s Freedom Award

Award recipients join Oprah Winfrey, the Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela, Stevie Wonder and others on the list of changemakers during the 28th annual event Memphis, TN, USA, Sept. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — JOHN LEGEND, HAFSAT ABIOLA, and GLORIA STEINEM

Ethiopia, Denmark Discuss Bilateral Relations

Addis Ababa President Sahlework Zewdie and Danish Prime Minister Metee Frederiksen discussed on strengthening overall bilateral relations.The discussion was held at the margins of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly, after the two ...

Boeing Opens Compensation Fund for Crash Victims’ Families

The families of the 346 people killed in two Boeing 737 Max crashes will each receive nearly $145,000 from the airline company.Boeing set up a $50 million fund to compensate the families of those who died in the crashes in

U.S. Project that Prepares University Graduates for Workplace Launched

Addis Ababa A 2-million-USD project, which is meant to support Ethiopia's existing gaps between the skill sets of university students and the demands of the job market they will face after graduation, was announced today.The United States Agency for

Marriott International Expects to Add 40 New Properties across Africa by 2023

Addis Ababa Marriott International expects to add 40 properties and over 8,000 rooms across the African continent by the end of 2023. The company announced deals to open its first property in Cape Verde and further expand its presence in

Internally displaced people need more protection: insights from Africa

New figures show that more than 70.8 million people are displaced worldwide � that's the highest figure ever recorded. Of these, more than 41.3 million are internally displaced. This means that more than two out of three displaced people are

Ethiopia: Agriculture Sector HRP Monthly Dashboard (September 2019)

Despite the benefits of the recent belg rains, agricultural livelihoods remain vulnerable due to the effects of years of consecutive drought. Initial forecasts for the early rainy season from March to June indicated normal rainfall. Nevertheless, droug...